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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,827 1,967 9.3 8.8- 9.9 145 0.9 0.7- 1.1 13,468 88.6 87.9-89.2 247 1.2 1.0- 1.4
-New Hanover County 371 52 13.4 8.5-20.5 4 1.3 0.5- 3.6 310 84.3 77.3-89.4 5 1.0 0.4- 2.5
GENDER
Male 146 23 14.7 7.0-28.3 0 0.0 . - . 119 83.7 70.5-91.6 4 1.6 0.5- 4.7
Female 225 29 12.0 8.0-17.7 4 2.7 1.0- 7.3 191 84.9 78.7-89.6 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
RACE
White 319 41 13.1 7.6-21.7 3 1.3 0.4- 4.1 270 84.4 76.1-90.2 5 1.2 0.5- 3.1
Other 49 11 15.1 7.2-29.0 1 1.5 0.2-10.1 37 83.4 69.1-91.9 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 82 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.3 0.3- 5.2 80 98.7 94.8-99.7 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 287 52 22.9 15.2-33.0 2 1.3 0.3- 5.3 228 74.1 64.3-82.0 5 1.7 0.6- 4.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 19 11.8 6.8-19.6 1 1.6 0.2-10.5 83 86.0 77.2-91.8 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6
Some College + 266 33 14.1 7.9-23.8 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8 226 83.6 74.2-90.0 4 1.1 0.4- 3.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 29 11.8 7.5-18.2 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 130 86.4 79.5-91.2 2 1.0 0.2- 4.8
$50,000+ 161 15 9.0 5.4-14.9 3 2.2 0.7- 6.9 140 87.5 81.1-92.0 3 1.2 0.4- 3.9

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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